Electrical product development engineer

  • Job Reference: 713130814-2
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £56.07 to £73.48 Per Hour
  • Sector: Digital, Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Your new companyMission to optimise the funnel of footfall at Petrol and EV forecourts. We know that the majority of people that go through the forecourts everyday don't buy anything beyond fuel/electricity and we want to make it much easier for them to get the service or product they need and maximise their convenience experience of forecourts. We operate at the interface of logistics management, digital processes & systems, and new technologies. We are building a novel retail solution that is intrinsically safe and can be installed at fuel and EV forecourts to allow ordering, payment and satisfaction of customer needs while they refuel/recharge their vehicle. We are pioneering this technology and driving a change in usage behaviour at the forecourt, and we want a motivated Lead Engineer to lead the product development from prototype to fully engineered mass-produced unit, redefining industry standards while complying to sound health and safety requirements. Given the early stage of the venture you will have a lot of autonomy to help shape the vision and mission. Your new role The design and detailing of electrical parts, assemblies, and complete products Inventing novel ways to solve problems and create market-leading solutions Prototype & build of parts & assemblies. Research the hardware and technology to make the product work Understand the prototyping and manufacturing costs to make this a success Work with the co-founders to design the hardware and liaise with development team to integrate the software solutions Interact with notified bodies to ensure ATEX and other HSE standards certification of developed productsWhat you'll need to succeedKey Criteria 5+ years' experience in an electrical product development role An engineering degree BSc, BEng or higher e.g. product design, electronic engineering or equivalent Experience of taking complete products from concept through to manufacturingDesirable Criteria ATEX & IECEX experience and petrol pump safety management ideal. Knowledge of health and safety requirement for products developed for hazardous areas. Knowledge of refrigeration methods, screen technologies, payment methods, electrical requirements for outdoor equipmentWhat you'll get in returnFlexible working options available.one year contract with a PAYE pay rate: £56.07 or umbrella rate: 73.48 per hourWhat you need to do nowIf you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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